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An EFL all-City XI
17:00 Tuesday 24th September 2019

Former heavyweight champion George Foreman notoriously named all five sons and one daughter after himself. As a footballing nation, England is not quite that bad. The fact remains you'll find a ridiculous number of Cities, Towns, Uniteds,…

League One
Sorry, Premier League clubs shouldn't rescue poorly run small clubs
15:00 Saturday 31st August 2019

This week ended with awful news. League One club Bury were thrown out of the Football League, the first side to suffer this fate since Maidstone in 1992. Their expulsion raised a huge debate surrounding a number of issues in modern-day…

Opinion
Bury, Bolton: Why big clubs should help smaller sides in need
19:01 Thursday 29th August 2019

Bury Football Club is gone; expelled from the Football League on Tuesday night. The 'enormous regret’ felt by EFL Executive Chair Debbie Jevans, did little to quell the anger and sadness of the club's supporters.…

League One
Homeless again: Coventry City owners must swallow their pride
09:00 Thursday 13th June 2019

They've already endured one season away from their home in recent years, now Coventry City must do so again in 2019/20 after failing to find an alternative solution. The club has announced that they've agreed upon a ground-sharing…

Championship
Is Norwich the second coming of Huddersfield?
15:00 Monday 29th April 2019

Norwich City sealed a return back to the Premier League after a three-year absence, and if you say that you expected it at the start of the season then you’re a liar. If the pre-season predictions were to be believed, the Canaries were…

Championship
EFL playoffs: an exciting time for neutrals yet agony for those involved
12:00 Wednesday 9th May 2018

Most team's fates have already been sealed this season. In the English Football League, some suffered relegation while others earned automatic promotion. For 12 sides, though, their campaign continues.    …

League Two
How Andy Holt and Accrington Stanley's Burgergate has further damaged the EFL's reputation
19:00 Tuesday 10th April 2018

The EFL is an organisation that could do with taking a long, hard look in the mirror. Last week they launched an investigation into Accrington Stanley’s financial conduct, asking owner Andy Holt to explain comments that he had made on…

Opinion
Is Chris Wilder the best manager in the country?
11:00 Thursday 14th September 2017

Jose Mourinho? Pep Guardiola? Jurgen Klopp? Antonio Conte? No. The best coach in the country could be Sheffield United's Chris Wilder. Few will have heard of Chris Wilder, for the dominant football discourse concentrates on the likes of the…

League Two
Visiting the Proact stadium – Chesterfield F.C. vs. Coventry City
16:00 Monday 4th September 2017

With little to do over international break and having last Saturday off work, I took to the Proact Stadium for entertainment. The bountiful riches of the South Yorkshire/East Midlands divide and their local football team could only offer me…

Opinion
Make English cup football relevant again
12:00 Wednesday 2nd August 2017

  These days, with the mass amount of football available to English top flight sides, with the financial and tropical lures of European adventures and the mass media attention on the Premier League, Cup Football and the supposed: “magic of…

Opinion
Are referees declining in quality?
13:30 Friday 26th May 2017

We've all sat in the stands hurling abuse at the officials during a football match; it's almost integral to the game these days. However, it isn't this relentless tirade that is causing a decline in the quality of refereeing in the modern game…

Opinion
Why Go Abroad? English Football Needs You!
10:00 Tuesday 24th January 2017

Footballers seem to be enjoying much longer careers than ever before these days but as a player's halcyon days get left behind and their bodies start to let them down; where exactly should they play their trade as a swansong? Some head for…

Championship
Where North meets South: Brighton and Hove Albion vs. Leeds United
12:30 Friday 9th December 2016

Two of the Championship's early contenders for promotion to the Premier League go head to head in a colossal meeting. The West Yorkshire club faces a 500+ round trip from Elland Road to the AMEX for this marquee Friday night game between second…

England National Team
The EFL Cup Third Round Reactions
12:30 Tuesday 30th August 2016

The third-round draw has been made for what used to be known as the League Cup, and whilst this competition isn't the be all and end all of English football it certainly offers plenty excitement with this round of games. All the matches are…

Championship
Will Leeds finally come good and return to the Premier League?
14:32 Wednesday 24th August 2016

The biggest club in Yorkshire, Leeds United have been lingering around the lower tiers of English football for too long considering the club's history and stature in world football. There's finally a sound managerial appointment in Garry Monk,…